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22/9/2014 Handyperson Service celebrates its 10th anniversary
The Council’s Handyperson Scheme celebrates its 10th anniversary and will mark the occasion on Monday 6 October, as part of an Older Persons Day at the Douglas Brunton Centre in Caterham. 
18/9/2014 Special educational needs and disability (SEND) in Surrey
The government has introduced new legislation as part of the Children and Families' Act, 2014 which requires local authorities and all partner agencies to work in a new, more co-ordinated way from September 2014.
16/9/2014 Outdoor gym inductions in Smallfield and Tatsfield
Gym inductions run by Tandridge Trust are being organised at outdoor gyms in Smallfield and Tatsfield to encourage local residents to use the equipment.
15/9/2014 Have your say about the Local Transport Strategy
A draft Local Transport Strategy and Forward Programme has been produced for the Tandridge district
12/9/2014 £3,500 grant for solid wall properties through Streets Ahead
Action Surrey has been awarded over £2.5million funding from the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) to fund the Streets Ahead project. Streets Ahead can provide a grant of £3,500 to contribute towards the cost of solid wall insulation.  Plus there is an additional £1,000 shopping voucher for the first eight residents who install insulation under the project.
12/9/2014 Have your say about council tax support changes in 2015/2016
Over 3500 postal surveys have been sent to council tax support claimants, a random selection of residents and local organisations, to find out their views on Tandridge District Council’s proposed changes to its Council Tax Support scheme, which was introduced in 2013. 
12/9/2014 Kick your smoking habit
If you’re looking to quit smoking, why not sign up for Stoptober and take part in the 28 day mass participation challenge which will help curb thousands of smokers’ cravings during October? 
8/9/2014 Smokers encouraged to swap fags for gags
Stoptober 2014 enrols the country’s top comedians to help smokers get through the 28 day quitting challenge. 
4/9/2014 Members needed for the Veterans Advisory & Pensions Committee
The Veterans Advisory & Pensions Committee. The Committee:
29/8/2014 Dementia Friendly Surrey
We all forget things, but if it starts to be a problem and interfere with our ability to do every day activities we shouldn’t ignore it. Forgetting important dates or events, or asking for the same information over and over again are signs to look out for and speak to the GP about.
29/8/2014 Talk to Healthwatch
Meet Healthwatch Week is taking place from 15-21 September to raise awareness of the organisation in Surrey. Healthwatch, the independent champion for health and social care, is touring the county to find out residents’ views about local health and social care services. 
27/8/2014 Free dog microchipping - change of date
On Sunday 14 September the Dogs Trust and Surrey Police are holding a free dog microchipping event in the car park at the rear of the Council Offices, Oxted from 11am to 3pm.
14/8/2014 Check trees are not protected before you start work
Tandridge’s Tree Team is reminding residents to make sure any trees on their land are not protected before they start carrying out work, as they may commit a criminal offence if they carry out tree works, or damage a tree, which is protected. 
14/8/2014 Check trees are not protected before you start work
Tandridge’s Tree Team is reminding residents to make sure any trees on their land are not protected before they start carrying out work, as they may commit a criminal offence if they carry out tree works, or damage a tree, which is protected.
14/8/2014 Have a sizzling and safe barbecue
If you’re aiming to round off a sensational summer with a barbecue, Tandridge District Council’s Environmental Health Team and the Food Standards Agency (FSA) have some advice to help make it a sizzling and safe success.
14/8/2014 Funding from The London Marathon Charitable Trust
As a result of Surrey’s involvement in hosting the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 and Classic, almost 40 organisations in Surrey have benefited from funding given out by The London Marathon Charitable Trust.

Once again, they are accepting applications from organisations and projects that get more people participating in sport and encourage local community engagement.